Travel Blogs from Pajara
... sand dunes, good surfing and lots of British tourists in the north part of the island; the east coast offers miles of attractive beaches; and the south end of the island attracts German tourists. Most residents and tourists gravitate to the east coast. The interior of the island appears a barren landscape of rolling hills and dormant volcanoes. Yet when you look more closely, there is colour: yellows and reds, greens, browns, grey and black. ...
... was a variety show featuring each of the guest acts, so we saw the Scottish comedian Ron Dale, singer Jane Beaumont and another singer called Fély Pandez, but no Martin Daniels as they informed us that he’d had to fly home in a hurry due to a bereavement. :-(
We then went along to have our final attempt at the quiz which we didn’t win! Then it was time for the last performance of the cruise in the Coral Club. ...
Our trip is coming to an end and our last port of call is the town of Gran Tarajal on the island of Fuertenventura.We were welcomed on the quayside by a local band, passengers and locals alike dancing and clapping to the rhythms being played.It was only the second time that our ship had visited this town and the residents were genuinely happy to welcome us. Often on cruises ...
We are warmly welcomed at the hotel for our 5 night all inclusive stay. Our room is very spacious with an excellent balcony and sea views. The hotel is set in beautiful gardens.
We spend the next few days relaxing locally and travelling around the southern tip of Fuerteventura.
More to follow!
We head south and travel through some scenic sand dine areas and then through some small roads over and through the mountains. There are numerous volcanoes and lava flows in a variety of colours and contrasts of texture. The small towns are very interesting too, particularly Betancuria which is very pretty with interesting buildings and colourful flowers.
In the evening ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service